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  1. Lindera, genus Lindera(noun)

    aromatic evergreen or deciduous dioecious shrubs or trees of eastern Asia and North America

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  1. lindera(Noun)

    Any plant of the genus Lindera, flowering shrubs and trees.

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  1. Lindera

    Lindera is a genus of about 80-100 species of flowering plants in the family Lauraceae, mostly native to eastern Asia but with three species in eastern North America. The species are shrubs and small trees; common names include Spicewood, Spicebush, and Benjamin Bush.

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  1. Lindera

    A plant genus in the LAURACEAE family. Lindera benzoin is a source of a balsamic resin called benzoin which is up to 1/3 BENZOIC ACID. This should not be confused with the chemical BENZOIN or the plant STYRAX BENZOIDES.


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